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Rare LeBron James NBA Trading Card Auctioned And Sold For $1.8M

LEBRON JAMES TRADING CARD — A rare LeBron James trading card was sold for a whopping amount of $1.8 million at an auction.

Photo from: Beckett Media

In a Saturday’s sale at Goldin Auctions had nearly doubled the previous record for a modern-day card of $923,000 set in May for a card of Los Angeles Angels star Mike Trout, according to Yahoo Sports.

Upper Deck produced only 23 copies of this particular card, which was signed by James during his 2003-04 rookie season with the Cleveland Cavaliers.

According to Beckett Publications, the LeBron card was in “gem mint” condition and with a 9.5 grade (out of 10).

The card was purchased by collector Leore Avidar, according to Darren Rovell of Action Network.

LeBron James is a 16-time All-Star and four-time Most Valuable Player.

The 35-year-old veteran ranks was third in league history with 34,087 points.

And now, James is currently chasing his fourth NBA title and first as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers.

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